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Take a little Leon home with you

Little Leons

The best recipes from the award winning Leon cookbooks - now in adorable, little books.
A down-to-earth guide to cooking the itsu way

Itsu the Cookbook

With its many benefits for health, weight-loss and improved energy levels, itsu is dedicated to skinny but delicious food: light, green and good for you.
In association with the Imperial War Museum

A History Of The First World War In 100 Objects

A History of the First World War in 100 Objects narrates the causes, progress and outcome of the First World War by telling the stories behind 100 items of material evidence of that cataclysmic and shattering conflict.
Turning 'healthy eating' on its head

A Change of Appetite

What happened when one of today's best-loved food writers had a change of appetite? Here are the dishes that Diana Henry created when she started to crave a different kind of diet.
Stargazing

Philip's

Everything you'll need to know about stargazing and Philip's Planisphere, with advice about what to look out for during the year from resident experts, Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest
Judith Miller

Antiques & Collectables

Interested in antiques & collectables? Then you've come to the right spot, octopusbooks.co.uk is home to Judith Miller and her wonderful books.
Children's books

TickTock is back

TickTock is back and better than ever! Attention-grabbing, illustrated information books for primary age children.
Answering the call to eat more veg and less meat

Eat More Veg

This isn't a vegetarian cookbook. It's a way of life that celebrates vegetables and puts them at the centre of the plate. Eat More Veg presents a mix of classics, basics, simple food and show-off dishes that make the most of what's in season.
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